genus Lampris

noun
type genus of the Lampridae
Syn: ↑Lampris
Hypernyms: ↑fish genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Lampridae, ↑family Lampridae
Member Meronyms: ↑opah, ↑moonfish, ↑Lampris regius, ↑New World opah, ↑Lampris guttatus

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  • Lampris — noun type genus of the Lampridae • Syn: ↑genus Lampris • Hypernyms: ↑fish genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Lampridae, ↑family Lampridae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lampris guttatus — noun from Nova Scotia to West Indies and Gulf of Mexico • Syn: ↑New World opah • Hypernyms: ↑soft finned fish, ↑malacopterygian • Member Holonyms: ↑Lampris, ↑genus Lampris …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lampris regius — noun large elliptical brightly colored deep sea fish of Atlantic and Pacific and Mediterranean • Syn: ↑opah, ↑moonfish • Hypernyms: ↑soft finned fish, ↑malacopterygian • Member Holonyms: ↑Lampris, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • fish genus — noun any of various genus of fish • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Cyprinus, ↑genus Cyprinus, ↑Abramis, ↑genus Abramis, ↑Tinca, ↑genus Tinca, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Opah — Temporal range: Late Miocene to Present[1] Lampris guttatus Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • New World opah — noun from Nova Scotia to West Indies and Gulf of Mexico • Syn: ↑Lampris guttatus • Hypernyms: ↑soft finned fish, ↑malacopterygian • Member Holonyms: ↑Lampris, ↑genus Lampris …   Useful english dictionary

  • atheriniform — ▪ fish Introduction       any member of the order Atheriniformes, containing 15 families of marine and freshwater spiny finned fishes (spiny finned fish), including the flying fishes (flying fish) (see ), needlefishes (needlefish), silversides,… …   Universalium

  • family Lampridae — noun opahs • Syn: ↑Lampridae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Malacopterygii, ↑superorder Malacopterygii • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lampridae — noun opahs • Syn: ↑family Lampridae • Hypernyms: ↑fish family • Member Holonyms: ↑Malacopterygii, ↑superorder Malacopterygii • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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